Definition of penny stock in English:

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penny stock


North American
A common stock valued at less than one dollar, and therefore highly speculative.
Example sentences
  • You can be a small cap without being a penny stock.
  • At 2 cent and market cap of €200,000, it's the classic penny stock.
  • Some investors, however, said they are disappointed that the panel's report does not deal with the matter of compensation to their penny stock losses.

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Syllabification: pen·ny stock

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